'Fragrance of the Cape' aromatherapy dough, South Africa, 2004-2005.
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Pot of 'Fragrance of the Cape' aromatherapy dough, containing 'a blend of fynbos essential oils from plants used in African medicine for their healing properties', including Buchu, Cape snow bush, Wildeals and Cape Chamomile. Made in Cape Town, South Africa. Fybbos is the natural shrubland vegetation of the Western Cape.